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Fresh snowfall on Jammu-Srinagar highway

Vehicular movement on the Jammu-Srinagar highway was affected on Saturday due to fresh snowfall, although the 300 km-long road is open for one-way traffic. “Five to six inches of snow in Bannihal has slowed down the vehicular movement in the morning, but the highway is open for one-way traffic from Jammu to Srinagar,” a traffic […]
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Fresh snowfall, landslides shut Srinagar-Jammu highway

Fresh snowfall in the Banihal area and multiple landslides in the Ramsoo-Ramban sector blocked the Jammu-Srinagar highway, prompting halt of all traffic on Thursday on the strategic route. “Over a foot of fresh snow has accumulated on the highway in Bannihal sector. There have been multiple landslides triggered by heavy rain at places in the […]
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Fresh Snowfall Starts in Srinagar parts

Fresh Snowfall Starts in Srinagar parts, MET has already predicted rains and Snowfall in Kashmir region for next 24 hours. Light to moderate rain /snow reported at widespread places of the state during past 24hrs. Today weather most likely to remain overcast to cloudy throughout the state with intermittent light rain/snow. Moderate spell expected during […]
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Snowfall forces cancellation of all flights at Srinagar airport

Flight operations were suspended on Thursday at the Srinagar airport due to poor visibility and heavy snowfall. “Due to bad weather and heavy snowfall at Srinagar Airport all flights are cancelled for today,” the airport authorities announced on Twitter.   An official said snow clearance on the runway was getting hampered by continuing snowfall. The […]
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Transmission Tower collapse amid heavy snowfall in Bandipora

Suhail Khan Bandipora, Feb 07: An under construction transmission tower of BBTL collapsed in north Kashmir’s Bandipora village on Thursday morning due to heavy snowfall. Reports reaching here said that an under construction transmission tower of BBTL collapsed at Ajas village this morning due to snowfall, however, there was no report of any injury was […]
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Fresh snowfall closes Jammu-Srinagar highway

Fresh snowfall in the Banihal area on Wednesday forced closure of the Jammu-Srinagar highway. The Traffic Department was set to allow one-way traffic from Srinagar to Jammu on Wednesday, but the decision was reviewed as weather deteriorated all along the- nearly 300 km long road.   “Nightlong rains triggered shooting stones in some portions of […]
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Kashmir experiences fresh snowfall, rains

Rain and fresh snowfall started in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday as the Met forecast inclement weather during the next 48 hours till Friday. “While the plains of the Jammu division will receive rain, higher reaches both in Jammu and valley region will receive moderate to heavy snowfall,” a Met official said.   There have […]
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Cold wave grips Kashmir, Srinagar shivers at minus 5.4 degrees Celsius, Weatherman predicts heavy…

Intense cold wave gripped Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday while the weatherman has forecast another spell of snowfall from Wednesday afternoon The temperature in Kashmir’s capital city Srinagar plummeted to minus 5.4 degrees Celsius, while tourist resort Pahalgam and ski resrt Gulmarg recorded minus 13.7 and minus 12.2 degrees respectively. Weatherman on Monday said that moderate […]
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